|aWatchmen|h[videorecording] /|cWarner Bros. Pictures and Paramount Pictures present in association with Legendary Pictures, a Lawrence Gordon/Lloyd Levin production, a Zack Synder film ; produced by Lawrence Gordon, Lloyd Levin, Deborah Snyder ; screenplay by David Hayter and Alex Tse ; directed by Zack Snyder.
|aBurbank, CA :|bWarner Home Video ;|aTaipei :|bYing Jei,|cc2009.
|a1 videodisc (162 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the graphic novel co-created by Dave Gibbons and published by DC Comics.
|aDirector of photography, Larry Fong ; editor, William Hoy ; music, Tyler Bates.
|aBilly Crudup, Matthew Goode, Carla Gugino, Jackie Earle Haley, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Patrick Wilson.
|aIn the United States, costumed superheroes are part of the fabric of everyday society. But, when one of his former colleagues is murdered, the washed-up, but no less determined, masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover the plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion, a ragtag group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers, Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to their shared past and catastrophic consequences for the future.
|aMPAA rating: R; for strong graphic violence, sexuality, nudity and language.
|aDVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer.
|aEnglish, French, or Spanish dialogue, with optional French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.